Where to stay around Essex?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 408 vacation rentals near Essex. From 108 Cabins to 108 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Essex for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Essex?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Essex. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Colchester: 243 vacation rentals
  • Chelmsford: 138 vacation rentals
  • Brentwood: 241 vacation rentals
  • Southend-on-Sea: 100 vacation rentals
  • Stansted Airport (STN): 247 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Essex! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Essex?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Essex:

  • Colchester: 243 rentals
  • Chelmsford: 138 rentals
  • Brentwood: 241 rentals
  • Southend-on-Sea: 100 rentals
  • Clacton-on-Sea: 111 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Essex?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Essex are:

  • Stansted Airport (STN): 247 vacation rentals
  • Duxford Aerodrome Airport (QFO): 441 vacation rentals
  • Colchester (CLB-Colchester Bus Station): 453 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Essex?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Essex. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • University of Essex: 467 rentals
  • Southend Pier: 462 rentals
  • Salvation Army Farm Colony: 352 rentals
  • House on the Hill Toy Museum: 237 rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 445 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Essex listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.